LONDON FLIGHT AND HOTEL RATES SOAR AHEAD OF THE QUEEN'S FUNERAL

Larry Brain -
London hotel rates and airfares to the British capital are soaring as hundreds of thousands of people travel there in anticipation of Queen Elizabeth's funeral on Monday Sept 19, which could give the ...

THE FUTURE OF THE MACAO GAMBLING INDUSTRY

Sara Thopson -
Considering the neighboring regions, the gambling tax in Macao is relatively high. Under the new Gambling Law, which came into force in June, the special tax rate is 35% on gross revenue and 5% for th ...

FAMOUS OKTOBERFEST IS BACK AFTER TWO-YEAR BREAK

Samuel Dorsi -
"We are very happy to see things moving. It's about time we had the festival again," says Peter Inselkammer, host spokesman. Despite inflation, war, energy crisis and Corona, the number of reservation ...

AUSTRIA'S NOTICEABLE TOURISM RECOVERY. WINTER IS UNCERTAIN

Andrea Hausold -
Employment in the Austrian tourism industry in July was above that of July 2019, with the unemployment rate declining since July 2021. Forecasts for the coming winter season are difficult in view of i ...

TOURISM IN BRAZIL SHOULD GROW 5% AND CREATE MORE THAN 320.000 JOBS IN 2022

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
The National Confederation of Commerce, Goods and Services (CNC) reassessed the forecast of Brazilian tourism growth for this year from 4.3% to 5.1%, compared to 2021, after IBGE announced that the vo ...